MDC Museum of Art + Design

Corporate Underwriting Opportunities

Sponsorship of cultural programs and institutions is the fastest growing form of philanthropic brand awareness and marketing in the United States. The MDC Museum of Art + Design provides opportunities to broaden your business support of impactful cultural programs, while increasing your image and prestige in sponsoring initiatives attracting your target audience.

Positive and people-driven publicity helps create heightened visibility of your business commitment to building long-lasting relationships within our community. The Museum, exhibitions and programs are often featured and supported by media outlets including: Art in America, Biscayne Times, The Huffington Post, Miami Magazine, The Sun Post, The Miami Times, Miami Rail, Ocean Drive Magazine, the Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald and The New Times. Additionally, sponsors and community partners are highlighted in press releases, advertisements, publications and other targeted print and online media.

On site, Museum partners are highlighted on museum donor signage, brand presence and program acknowledgments. Sponsors are acknowledged at events and receive VIP access to receptions and Museum special events.

Our target audiences include local, national and international communities of artists, art professionals and art patrons; academic and cultural organizations; the communities surrounding the museum; tourists from the Port of Miami and Bayside; visitors to annual art events like Art Basel and the 24 surrounding art fairs that take place each December. The parent organization, Miami Dade College, serves the community from Homestead to North Dade with over 175,000 currently enrolled students. With the creation of new educational initiatives and programs such as GO GO MOAD!, the Museum has an eye to engage and reach out to new audiences including children, parents and educators.

Opportunities to support the MDC Museum of Art + Design are unlimited. We welcome all local, national and international partners to discuss underwriting opportunities in support of new and existing exhibition and educational programming.

MDC Foundation


All donations benefit the MDC Museum of Art + Design Exhibition and Program Fund and are processed by the Miami Dade College Foundation. The Miami Dade College (MDC) Foundation, Inc. plays an essential role in the growth of the College and its service to the community. The Foundation promotes interest in and support of the College. The Foundation is vital to the College's leadership in high-quality, accessible and affordable educational services for the community. Miami Dade College Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization. Gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.